Historical information

This padlock is part of the Robert Simpson collection, on loan to the Beechworth Historic Courthouse. It is on display to show the style of padlock that would have been used at the Beechworth gaol and lock-up.

Physical description

Solid Brass Padlock. Rounded base with solid brass shackle on top. Golden brass colour. With 5 rivets on back. Inscription on top front. Keyhole bottom front.

Inscriptions & markings

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